The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 90 93 89
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.57% 0.57% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.59% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Head of IT
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
858 1023 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.51% 97.43% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 761 943 777
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Head of IT in the job title.

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Kent region.

Head of IT Salary Trend in Kent

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Kent

Head of IT
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 2 £85,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £85,000 -
Head of IT
South East

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Head of IT job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Data Security
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
4 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Experience
5 1 (9.09%) Skype
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) MPLS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
1 4 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
3 2 (18.18%) Data Security
3 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware